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Palestinian youths march on settlement in message to FIFA

Maale Adumim (Palestinian Territories) (AFP) – Palestinian children marched on an Israeli settlement to play football there on Tuesday, in a protest ahead of a key FIFA meeting to discuss teams from Israeli settlements. Boys aged between 11 and 15 from nearby Bedouin communities tried to enter the Maale Adumim settlement in the occupied West Bank. They chanted “Infantino let us play,” in reference to the president of football’s governing body, Gianni Infantino.
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